When: March 2, 2017
Where: Carl Grant Events Center at Union University
On Thursday, March 2, 2017, West Tennessee Neuroscience & Spine, Senior Services of West Tennessee Healthcare, and the Alzheimer’s Community of West Tennessee will host the seventh annual Alzheimer’s Caregiver Conference at the Carl Grant Events Center at Union University in Jackson. We are excited to welcome back our guest speaker, Teepa Snow, an occupational therapist with over 30 years of practice experience in geriatrics and dementia care. She will provide practical, educational information on a variety of topics pertaining to Alzheimer’s, including the disease, care-giving, coping techniques, and valuable resources.
We are delighted to bring back our featured speaker for the day, Teepa Snow, who is an occupational therapist with over 30 years of practice experience in geriatrics and dementia care. Even if you have heard her before, you will be in for an exciting day of learning and encouragement. Teepa has an independent practice, works as a dementia care and education specialist, and has clinical appointments with Duke University’s School of Nursing and UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Program on Aging. She attended Duke University as an undergraduate and then received her master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. In addition, she has directed an OTA program at Durham Tech and been a clinical specialist in geriatrics at a Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, among many other accomplishments. She is a Fellow of the American Occupational Therapy Association and has received statewide, regional, and national recognition for her expertise in training, geriatrics, dementia care, and care delivery.
Subjects that Teepa will address during the conference include:
Door prizes and a hot buffet lunch, along with snacks and drinks throughout the day, are included in the $25 registration fee.
Union University will be providing 5 hours for CNE"s (Nursing) and 5 hours CEU's for Social Work. Union University, Center for Excellence in Healthcare Practice is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
I hope that you will make plans to join us! You may register by completing a registration form and returning it no later than February 16, 2017.
Any money received from sponsorships and vendors will help to offset the costs of the conference. We have intentionally priced the conference at the affordable price of $25, which includes a hot buffet lunch, snacks throughout the day, and door prizes. CEUs in nursing and social work will be provided.
To become a sponsor, please complete the Sponsor/Vendor Commitment Form and payment must be received by
Friday, February 3. Booth space is limited and locations will be assigned based on the date the Commitment
Form and payment are received and on availability of space.